Following experts were responsible for datacollection within focal countriesCzechRepublicDr Michal Hájek – Masaryk University, BrnoSlovakRepublicDr VieraStanova, Mgr. Dobromil Galvánek – DAPHNEHungaryMs. Judit Sándor – CEEWEB, DebrecenPolandUkraineProf. Zbigniew Mirek – Institute of Botany, PAS, prof. HalinaPiękoś-Mirkowa – Institute of Nature Conservation, PAS,KrakowProf. Lydia Tasenkevich, prof. Malynovski – State Museum ofNatural History, L’vivRomaniaDr. Dan Gurean, prof. Darie Parascan and Mr. Marius Danciu– Transilvanian University, Brasov
Evaluation and resultsAlliances• The total number of alliances which we received from the countries was190• We excluded ruderal plant communities, because there was not thesame level of information from all the countries. They are also notimportant for evaluation of biodiversity value of Carpathians.• The communities which have marginal occurrence in Carpathians wereexcluded as well.• The final number was 133 plant alliances.